Re: [vserver] dlimits/inodes_used problem with linux-image-vserver-3.18-beng

From: Oliver Welter <>
Date: Sun 26 Jul 2015 - 12:48:07 BST
Message-ID: <>

Hi Herbert, All,

Am 17.07.2015 um 16:06 schrieb Herbert Poetzl:
> On Fri, Jul 17, 2015 at 03:12:45PM +0200, Etienne Vogt wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> I am currently testing the lastest
>> linux-image-vserver-3.18-beng vserver kernel on Debian
>> jessie
>> (that's linux-image-3.18.11-vs2.3.7.4-beng 0.1+jessie1).
>> It seems there is a problem with inodes accounting : on a
>> vserver guest with dlimits enabled, inodes_used inside the
>> guest goes up over time and finally hits the inodes_total
>> limit.
>> Then of course things start to fail with "no space left on
>> device" error messages.
> Yes, thanks for reporting, "we" are aware of this issue.

really a bad (or good?) timing as I was just preparig to update my
production environment =(

I ran one of my not-so-heavy loaded systems with the new patches for
several month now but I must admit I did not test in such depth.
Is there any chance to have a workaround or get this fixed with some
help within a decent period of time?


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